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Re: Why hang onto students art


From: Woody Duncan (wduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Jul 18 2002 - 21:03:20 PDT

> Students are allways asking when they can take their artwork home. I explain
> again and again the importance of keeping a portfolio. And at the end of
> each semester I end up with piles and piles of students work.. things, stuff
> and projects the student did not want. Wouldn't it be more meaningful (have
> a bigger impact on the students art development) if after each project too
> send the artwork home.. after I have given a grade. Just a thought..
> Wayne S

You can have it both ways by having students take digital photos of
their art and creating a digital portfolio in powerpoint or html.
The art can go home one at a time and later the portfolio can go
home on CD.
                                                Woody in KC

“The function of the overwhelming majority of your artwork
is simply to teach you how to make the small fraction
of your artwork that soars.”              from: “Art & Fear”
This one soars: